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House Journal 1836 (30-318951-P082B.pdf)

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155. Saturday February 6 1836

Met according to adjournment.

On motion by Mr Holmes of Alfred Ordered That the Committee on the State Prison be instructed to inquire into expediency of providing for the appointment of a Committee on repair to Thomaston and examine into the concerns of the State Prison. Sent up for concurrence

Report of the Commissioners relating to the State Prison and Report of the Inspectors of the State Prison - were referred in concurrence with the Senate to the Committee on the State Prison.

Ordered in concurrence with the Senate on Petition of Joshua Patterson and others - - of Daniel H Wiggins & others that the petitioners have leave to withdraw

Notice was Ordered in concurrence on Petition of Stephen Purington & others - " Thomas Bartlett and others

Reports on Bill providing for the investment of certain funds - - on the subject of Stuarts painting of Washington - that legislation is inexpedient, were accepted in concurrence

Bill - An Act repealing an Act entitled an Act to prevent frauds in the inspection of fish, was read 1 & 2nd time & tomorrow at 10 oclock assigned for a 3d reading

Bill - An Act to set off Peter Gilman from East pond

Description: The journal of the House of Representatives documents the proceedings in the chamber, including actions taken on bills, petitions and reports from committees read, and votes taken. The journals are not transcripts and therefore do not include floor speeches that are found in the modern Legislative Records.

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Language: English

Date: 1836

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